Megan Doherty

Megan Doherty

Skyfire's the limit for talent quest winner Siobhan McGrath

Megan Doherty Yass High School captain Siobhan McGrath is going to have a memorable introduction to Skyfire on Saturday night.

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Runway guest revealed

Megan Doherty We can exclusively reveal that the special runway guest at this year’s Fashfest will be Canberra boy turned LA model and actor Liam Hall.

Guardians of Style street theatre comes to a standstill

Megan Doherty In a city such as Canberra, which trades on gossip and being ''in the know'', it is remarkable no one has spilled the beans.

Up, up and away for sailing student

Megan Doherty This gorgeous pic was taken on a phone - don’t you just love technology - by a year 10 Canberra Girls Grammar School student.

Artists find beauty in imperfection for Canberra exhibition

Photographer Peter Ranyard, painter Tiffanie Brown and print maker Peter Rohen have an exhibition Beneath the Surface at the M16 Artspace.

Megan Doherty A succulent stem in a jam jar. Two baskets on Hong Kong Island. Pines and power lines.

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Wedding on University of Canberra campus

Megan Doherty We believe Rachel Muller and Alastair Moore are the first couple to be married on-campus at the University of Canberra.

Back to the futuro: iconic buildings headed to University of Canberra

An artist's impression of how the restored Futuro House will look when it is returned to the University of Canberra.

Megan Doherty It looks like it would have been perfect for fondue and cognac in the snow but this example of the iconic Futuro House is being painstakingly converted more for megabytes and coffee as a funky...

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Ilana Davies a very versatile model

Megan Doherty 17-year-old Canberra model Ilana Davies showed her versatility again this week with a pretty out-there fashion show.

Dream come true for royal watcher

Karen Vey and her 10 year old son, Harry, of Latham, are ecstatic about winning a place by public ballot, to see the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

Megan Doherty Karen Vey was overcome with emotion even before she had been randomly selected to see the British royals at the National Arboretum.

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Prince William’s first Canberra visit

Prince William is seen with his mother Princess Diana in 1983.

Megan Doherty Minds may be returning to the 1983 royal visit to Australia when Prince William travelled Down Under for the first time

Lead actors collared at Legally Blonde canine casting call

Mikayla Williams, who will play Elle in the Legally Blonde stage show, with Violet, who will play Bruiser, and her friends Jazz, Wilson and Jedda.

Megan Doherty At least half the showbiz adage of ''never work with children or animals'' is being ignored for a new Legally Blonde musical.

Wannabe contenders learn to love Big Brother

Megan Doherty After surviving a near fatal accident on a worksite in Canberra, Jayson Bush reckons ''life is too short'' not to try new things such as auditioning for Big Brother.

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The Voice brings Hayley Jensen back to the small screen

Megan Doherty Our Hayley is back.

Carousel contract ends despite successful trial

Tony di Crescenzo of Evatt has been at the  Merry-go-round for the past two years.

Megan Doherty A contract to run the iconic Civic merry-go-round is expected to go to tender later this month, with ''social enterprises'' encouraged to apply.

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Old homes for blowflies are now just pests, declares CSIRO

One of the CSIRO insectaries in 1933.

Megan Doherty The CSIRO wants to demolish two heritage-listed buildings once used to study the dreaded Australian blowfly, saying they are derelict and a risk to public safety.

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Film crews roll into Red Hill

News/features: Actors (left) Ashley Zukerman and Dan Spielman star in a political thriller filmed in Canberra. 6th of September 2013. Canberra Times Photograph by Katherine Griffiths

Megan Doherty The creator of a major political drama now being shot in Canberra says the city's potential as a film location is huge.

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Dajana gets her birthday surprise

Megan Doherty ''I told him I hated him because I cried so much and ruined my make-up''.

Fears for Civic as big tenant mulls move

Manny Notaras.

Megan Doherty City Reporter Concerns have been raised about a federal department leaving Civic as parts of the Canberra's CBD continue to struggle with falling sales, rising vacancy rates and plummeting property values.

Canberrans share the stories of their lives for city's centenary

Centenary Stories book launch for the ancestors of pioneering families of the ACT region held at CMAG, Canberra. Elizabeth Cusack, David Cusack, Joan Waldren (Sister of David Cusack) and Dorothy Barklay (Daughter of Joan Waldren).

Megan Doherty The big stories of Canberra's history have been important in this centenary year but perhaps the ones that will resonate the loudest will be the so-called little ones, the personal tales of its...

Land agency says it told Campbell residents of asbestos removal

Megan Doherty The LDA maintains it did alert Campbell residents that it was about to start removing asbestos from a building site.